33rd parallel south

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33rd parallel south

The 33rd parallel south is a circle of latitude that is 33 degrees south of the Earth's equatorial plane. It crosses the Atlantic Ocean, Africa, the Indian Ocean, Australasia, the Pacific Ocean and South America.

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Starting at the Prime Meridian and heading eastwards, the parallel 33° south passes through:

Co-ordinates Country, territory or sea Notes
33°0′S 0°0′E / 33.000°S 0.000°E / -33.000; 0.000 (Prime Meridian) Atlantic Ocean
33°0′S 17°52′E / 33.000°S 17.867°E / -33.000; 17.867 (South Africa)  South Africa Western Cape
Eastern Cape
33°0′S 27°57′E / 33.000°S 27.950°E / -33.000; 27.950 (Indian Ocean) Indian Ocean
33°0′S 115°40′E / 33.000°S 115.667°E / -33.000; 115.667 (Australia)  Australia Western Australia
33°0′S 124°17′E / 33.000°S 124.283°E / -33.000; 124.283 (Indian Ocean) Indian Ocean Great Australian Bight
33°0′S 134°12′E / 33.000°S 134.200°E / -33.000; 134.200 (Australia)  Australia South Australia
New South Wales
33°0′S 151°44′E / 33.000°S 151.733°E / -33.000; 151.733 (Pacific Ocean) Pacific Ocean
33°0′S 71°34′W / 33.000°S 71.567°W / -33.000; -71.567 (Chile)  Chile Valparaíso Region – passing through Viña del Mar (at 33°0′0″S 71°32′30″W / 33.00000°S 71.54167°W / -33.00000; -71.54167 (Viña del Mar))
Santiago Metropolitan Region
Valparaíso Region
33°0′S 70°1′W / 33.000°S 70.017°W / -33.000; -70.017 (Argentina)  Argentina Mendoza Province
San Luis Province
Córdoba Province
Santa Fe Province
Entre Ríos Province
33°0′S 58°5′W / 33.000°S 58.083°W / -33.000; -58.083 (Uruguay)  Uruguay
33°0′S 53°21′W / 33.000°S 53.350°W / -33.000; -53.350 (Brazil)  Brazil Rio Grande do Sul
33°0′S 52°34′W / 33.000°S 52.567°W / -33.000; -52.567 (Atlantic Ocean) Atlantic Ocean

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